SERVICE DOGS IN THE MEDIA

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1 12, 2015

A day in the life of Beowulf Emory’s first full-time therapy dog

By | 2018-03-21T23:10:36+00:00 December 1st, 2015|Dogs in the Media|Comments Off on A day in the life of Beowulf Emory’s first full-time therapy dog

adb image NEWS bauwolf at emory dec15Beowulf Emory’s first full-time therapy dog

 

Beowulf, the newest employee with Emory’s Counseling and Psychological Services, is the university’s first full-time therapy dog. Already a popular presence on campus, she interacts with counseling clients and visits informally with students during events […]

1 11, 2015

Giant Newfoundland Assists in Anchoring an Autistic Child

By | 2018-03-21T23:10:36+00:00 November 1st, 2015|Dogs in the Media|Comments Off on Giant Newfoundland Assists in Anchoring an Autistic Child

We love this story that appeared recently in an article in AKC.org.

Meet Porter the Newfoundland pictured below who has a very important job. LYING DOWN!  Yes, that’s right, Porter is a new kind of service animal trained to deal with elopement or wandering- words autism experts use to refer to the tendency of autistic children who dart […]

12 10, 2015

VA expands policy to allow service dogs

By | 2018-03-21T23:10:36+00:00 October 12th, 2015|Dogs in the Media|Comments Off on VA expands policy to allow service dogs

VA VA Announces New Rules Regarding Service Animals in VA Facilities| Animals Deserve Better-Paws for Life GeorgiaThe Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has amended its policy to allow all types of trained service dogs in VA facilities, including canines that support people with mental health […]

19 04, 2015

BRODY MEETS PEPE LE PEW

By | 2018-03-21T23:10:36+00:00 April 19th, 2015|Dogs in the Media, Make a Wish|Comments Off on BRODY MEETS PEPE LE PEW

Make a Wish Georgia Grants Brody his wish with the help of  Animals Deserve Better- Paws for life Georgia.   Here’s Pepe Le PewPepe Le Pew is brought in on a Make a Wish Grant thanks to Kimberly Brenowitz of Animals Deserve Better |Paws for Life  Georgia

3 04, 2015

Brutus the Rottweiler walks with four prosthetic limbs

By | 2015-04-03T20:09:45+00:00 April 3rd, 2015|Dogs in the Media|Comments Off on Brutus the Rottweiler walks with four prosthetic limbs

28 02, 2015

Restaurant in Texas Refuses to serve Handler and his Service Animal

By | 2018-03-21T23:10:36+00:00 February 28th, 2015|Dogs in the Media|Comments Off on Restaurant in Texas Refuses to serve Handler and his Service Animal

According to an article first posted from the Marine Corps Times on Feb 20th 2014– A Marine Corps veteran says he was told to leave a Texas restaurant because he brought his dog in training to be certified as his service animal.

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27 02, 2015

Rescue dog saves owner suffering from massive heart attack

By | 2018-03-21T23:10:36+00:00 February 27th, 2015|Dogs in the Media|Comments Off on Rescue dog saves owner suffering from massive heart attack

 

3 05, 2014

Military Dog Cila is Home

By | 2015-02-28T23:34:20+00:00 May 3rd, 2014|Dogs in the Media|Comments Off on Military Dog Cila is Home

Thanks to generous supporters of American Humane Association, and the help of Mission K9 Rescue, after two years apart military war heroes Cila and Sgt. Jason Bos were reunited at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport!

 

12 02, 2014

Down-Stay

By | 2014-02-13T17:40:01+00:00 February 12th, 2014|Doggone Blog|Comments Off on Down-Stay

from class. Service dogs need to be able to down and stay with confidence even when there are a lot of adults and children moving around and over them as part of their daily work. Our dogs learn to accept with confidence people stepping over and around them with and without other dogs present, including the […]